September 10, 2018 — Chippewa County

Small creek that empties into Lake Como. Sandy bottom, rocky in shallow sections. A few feet wide in most places, occasionally widening into small pools. Much grassy vegetation growing in shallow areas. Shoreline densely vegetated with tall grass. Shrubby vegetation nearby in some sections.

Shadow Darner (Aeshna umbrosa)
Netted and released
Late afternoon, mid 60s, mostly sunny. Several darners patrolling the shoreline of the creek. Netted four, all Shadow Darners.
Photo of Shadow Darner
White-faced Meadowhawk (Sympetrum obtrusum)
Netted and released
A few
Photo of White-faced Meadowhawk